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January 5, 2012: FDA Recalls Fluzone Vaccine

In Uncategorized on January 8, 2012 at 2:21 pm

PRODUCT
Fluzone(R), Influenza Virus Vaccine, Single-Dose Vials, 0.5 mL, NDC 49281-011-10. Recall # B-0460-12

CODE
Lot numbers U4114DA, exp 6/30/12; U4118AA, exp 6/30/12; U4118BA, exp 6/30/12; U4118BB, exp 6/30/12; U4122AA, exp 6/30/12; U4122BA, exp 6/30/12; U4122CA, exp 6/30/12; U4124AA, exp 6/30/12; U4124BA, exp 6/30/12; U4124CA, exp 6/30/12; U4147AA, exp 6/30/12; U4147BA, exp 6/30/12; U4147CA, exp 6/30/12; U4149AA, exp 6/30/12; U4159DA, exp 6/30/12; U4178AA, exp 6/30/12; U4178BA, exp 6/30/12; U4184AA, exp 6/30/12; and U4197AB, exp 6/30/12

RECALLING FIRM/MANUFACTURER
Sanofi Pasteur, Inc., Swiftwater, PA, by letter on November 14, 2011. Firm initiated recall is ongoing.

REASON
Fluzone(R), Influenza Virus Vaccine, Single-Dose Vials, 0.5mL, misbranded due to an error in the Prescribing Information (PI) included in packages of 10 single-dose vials of Fluzone vaccine, was distributed.

VOLUME OF PRODUCT IN COMMERCE
2,832,810 units

DISTRIBUTION
Nationwide

___________________________________________________________________________
Fluzone is an inactivated, injected vaccine. It is the only vaccine on the market approved for ages 6 months and older

 

Source: http://guggiedaly.blogspot.com/2012/01/fda-recalls-fluzone-vaccine-jan-4-2012.html

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